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[movies]Effective burn treatment - Wellcome Library
Shows the treatment on a male pilot who sustained burns in a plane crash. Operative procedure on third degree burns: application of Terramycin to prevent infection during skin grafting on arms and legs. The process of the treatment is followed. 2 segments.
Keywords: Surgery, Plastic; Burns; Skin Transplantation; Medical sciences; Surgery, Plastic; Burns; Skin Transplantation; Junior doctors
Downloads: 154
[movies]Electrocardiography
This film has no formal titles or credits but appears to show 'modern' treatments available in the hospital. Intertitles explain the treatments along with footage. Firstly radiography is explained. A child (a boy of around 9 years old) has his shoulder x-rayed. Then a group of doctors and nurses put plaster on a patient's leg prior to x-raying it. Next a woman is given a barium meal and then x-rayed...
Keywords: Hospitals
Downloads: 15
[movies]Electrocardiography
This film has no formal titles or credits but appears to show 'modern' treatments available in the hospital. Intertitles explain the treatments along with footage. Firstly radiography is explained. A child (a boy of around 9 years old) has his shoulder x-rayed. Then a group of doctors and nurses put plaster on a patient's leg prior to x-raying it. Next a woman is given a barium meal and then x-rayed...
Keywords: Hospitals
Downloads: 19
[movies]Electrodiagnostics on the healthy body : Part 1, Upper extremity - Wellcome Library
A demonstration of Faradic and Galvanic electric currents on individual muscles also shown in slow motion. The involuntary reactions of the subject are shown, often movements of the arm or twitches. 4 segments.
Keywords: Electrodiagnosis; Electric Stimulation; Physiology; Electrodiagnosis; Electric Stimulation; Doctors
Downloads: 125
[movies]Electrodiagnostics on the healthy body : Part 2, Head and trunk - Wellcome Library
A demonstration of Faradic and Galvanic electric currents on individual muscles. 3 segments.
Keywords: Electrodiagnosis; Electric Stimulation; Physiology; Electrodiagnosis; Electric Stimulation; Doctors
Downloads: 106
[movies]Elimination
This film, aimed at the general public uses diagrams to explain the four routes of elimination from the human body, the lungs, the skin, the colon and the kidneys.
Keywords: Sweating; Urination
Downloads: 11
[movies]Elimination
This film, aimed at the general public uses diagrams to explain the four routes of elimination from the human body, the lungs, the skin, the colon and the kidneys.
Keywords: Sweating; Urination
Downloads: 19
[movies]Embryonal development of ascarides - Wellcome Library
A record of laboratory study of the development of the ovum of Ascaris lumbricoides (parasitic roundworm), showing collection of specimens for microscopical examination. 2 segments.
Keywords: Microbiology; Ascaridida; Ovum -- growth & development; Embryo, Nonmammalian; Embryonic and Fetal Development; Microbiology; Microbiology; Ascaridida; Ovum -- growth & development; Embryo, Nonmammalian; Embryonic and Fetal Development; Medical students
Downloads: 170
[movies]Emulsions
Shows emulsions and suspensions. Criteria of emulsions - types, preparations,, properties, behaviour, and everyday use.
Keywords: Emulsions
Downloads: 5
[movies]Emulsions
Shows emulsions and suspensions. Criteria of emulsions - types, preparations,, properties, behaviour, and everyday use.
Keywords: Emulsions
Downloads: 11
[movies]Endotracheal anaesthesia No 5 - Wellcome Library
A technical film (part of a series) apparently aimed at the inexperienced anaesthetist. Intubation is shown either orally or nasally depending on where on the body the operation is to be performed. With the aid of intertitles each section outlines the apparatus required as well as the appropriate preparation and care of the tubing used. Patients are shown being prepared for anaesthesia. Maintenance of anaesthesia with a variety of scenarios is shown, then finally, extubation...
Keywords: Imperial Chemical Industries, ltd Pharmaceuticals Division; Anesthesia; Anesthesia -- history; Intubation, Intratracheal; Intubation, Intratracheal -- history; Medical equipment; Respiratory systems; Medical treatment; Anesthesia; Anesthesia -- history; Intubation, Intratracheal; Intubation, Intratracheal -- history; Medicine
Downloads: 1,016
[movies]Endotracheal anesthesia
Charles McCuskey MD describes the practice of endotracheal intubation to camera. Then a narrator summarises best practice in the selection of anaesthetising agents and equipment. A patient (a female) is induced by the open drop technique using ether. Anaesthesia is cyclopropene. A derivative of curare is used for muscle relaxant. The features and benefits of different kinds of tubes (for intubation) are outlined...
Keywords: Anesthesia; Intubation, Intratracheal
Downloads: 32
[movies]Endotracheal anesthesia
Charles McCuskey MD describes the practice of endotracheal intubation to camera. Then a narrator summarises best practice in the selection of anaesthetising agents and equipment. A patient (a female) is induced by the open drop technique using ether. Anaesthesia is cyclopropene. A derivative of curare is used for muscle relaxant. The features and benefits of different kinds of tubes (for intubation) are outlined...
Keywords: Anesthesia; Intubation, Intratracheal
Downloads: 15
[movies]Enough to eat? the nutrition film
This film deals with malnutrition in Britain. It focuses on the relationship between income and nutrition and suggests that government schemes can improve the current situation. It shows that people on low incomes are likely to be consuming insufficient nutrients, for instance, not enough calcium or iron and, as a result, are prone to diseases such as rickets and anaemia. The film draws on the work of Prof...
Keywords: Medicine -- History; Public Health; Nutritional Physiological Phenomena; Nutrition Disorders
Downloads: 9
[movies]Entebbe encounter - Wellcome Library
In 1901, an outbreak of sleeping sickness in Uganda rapidly assumed epidemic proportions. In the spring of 1902, the Royal Society sent a small scientific commission to Entebbe to investigate the cause of the disease. This film highlights the many scientific and professional problems which beset the commission's work, dramatically reconstructing the circumstances leading up to Dr. (later Sir) Aldo Castellani's (1877-1971) discovery of trypanosomes in the cerebrospinal fluid of sleeping sickness ...
Keywords: Tropical Medicine; Trypanosomiasis, African -- etiology; Trypanosomiasis, African -- cerebrospinal fluid; Uganda; Tropical diseases; Parasites; Medical sciences; Tropical Medicine; Trypanosomiasis, African -- etiology; Trypanosomiasis, African -- cerebrospinal fluid; History of medicine
Downloads: 113
[movies]Ergot : the story of a parasitic fungus - Wellcome Library
A comprehensive survey of the natural, medical and social history, commercial production and obstetric use of ergot and its derivative ergometrine. Includes a detailed description of the life-cycle of the fungus, live action footage of the use of ergometrine in the Department of Obstetrics, University College Hospital to expidate delivery in childbirth and Professor Chassar Moir's own account of the discovery of ergometrine in 1935...
Keywords: Medicine -- History; Obstetrics; Ergonovine -- pharmacology; Medical sciences; UK; Maternal and child health; Medicine -- History; Obstetrics; Ergonovine -- pharmacology; Medical
Downloads: 858
[movies]Ethyl chloride anaesthesia for removal of tonsils and adenoids
This film starts with intertitles explaining that the techniques shown in the film on children under12 have been in place for a few years before the film was made. A girl is given an injection by a nurse and then the children about to have the operation, dressed in their surgical clothing, are shown in the playroom, talking to the nurse. A child comes in to the surgical room holding a teddy bear. It is noted that the child is not restrained in anyway...
Keywords: Medicine -- History; Anesthesia; Pediatrics; Tonsillectomy
Downloads: 10
[movies]Ethyl chloride anaesthesia for removal of tonsils and adenoids
This film starts with intertitles explaining that the techniques shown in the film on children under12 have been in place for a few years before the film was made. A girl is given an injection by a nurse and then the children about to have the operation, dressed in their surgical clothing, are shown in the playroom, talking to the nurse. A child comes in to the surgical room holding a teddy bear. It is noted that the child is not restrained in anyway...
Keywords: Medicine -- History; Anesthesia; Pediatrics; Tonsillectomy
Downloads: 36
[movies]Everymans enemy-the housefly - Wellcome Library
The life of the housefly is described, and its importance in the spread of disease, especially typhoid and dysentry. Control measures applicable to refuse sites, food processing factories and hospitals are discussed. 2 segments.
Keywords: Disease Outbreaks; Houseflies; Pest Control; Insects; Pest control; Pests; Insects; Disease Outbreaks; Houseflies; Pest Control; Insects; Medical
Downloads: 1,685 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Evipan technique Part One
The properties of Evipan Sodium are explained and techniques for usage given in this instructional film aimed at professional audiences. The instructor augments this silent film by shading in with chalk relevant organs (kidneys and bladder) on a diagram of a torso on a blackboard. All required anaesthestic equipment is laid out and prepared. Adult patients and their physical 'types' are shown. Blood pressure is taken prior to anaesthesia...
Keywords: Anesthesia
Downloads: 12
[movies]Evipan technique Part One
The properties of Evipan Sodium are explained and techniques for usage given in this instructional film aimed at professional audiences. The instructor augments this silent film by shading in with chalk relevant organs (kidneys and bladder) on a diagram of a torso on a blackboard. All required anaesthestic equipment is laid out and prepared. Adult patients and their physical 'types' are shown. Blood pressure is taken prior to anaesthesia...
Keywords: Anesthesia
Downloads: 14
[movies]Evipan technique Part Two
The use of the anaesthetic Evipan for minor operations is demonstrated, such as teeth extraction and application of spinal analgesic. A list of procedures is shown as recommended by Dr Ronald Jarman and A. Lawrence in The Lancet 1934.
Keywords: Anesthesia
Downloads: 6
[movies]Evipan technique Part Two
The use of the anaesthetic Evipan for minor operations is demonstrated, such as teeth extraction and application of spinal analgesic. A list of procedures is shown as recommended by Dr Ronald Jarman and A. Lawrence in The Lancet 1934.
Keywords: Anesthesia
Downloads: 11
[movies]Exophthalmic goitre : operative technique - Wellcome Library
Opening with the clinical aspect, the film proceeds to show a complete record of an operation to treat Graves Disease (a common form of hyperthyroidism). 4 segments.
Keywords: Goiter; Graves Disease -- surgery; Thyroid Gland -- abnormalities; Surgery; Goiter; Graves Disease -- surgery; Thyroid Gland -- abnormalities; Surgeons. Ophthalmologists
Downloads: 120
[movies]Exterpation of a splenic tumor - Wellcome Library
A straightforward record of the operative removal of an enlarged spleen. 1 segment.
Keywords: Spleen; Splenic Neoplasms -- surgery; General Surgery; Surgery; Medical sciences; Spleen; Splenic Neoplasms -- surgery; General Surgery; Surgeons
Downloads: 340
[movies]Extra and intra capsular cataract extractions
Step by step operative procedure shown.
Keywords: Ophthalmology; Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures; Eye
Downloads: 11
[movies]Extra and intra capsular cataract extractions
Step by step operative procedure shown.
Keywords: Ophthalmology; Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures; Eye
Downloads: 15
[movies]Eyes right - Wellcome Library
This jaunty film aims to encourage the audience to use the National Eye Service, an organisation aimed at providing eye testing for people with low incomes. It provides an example of the BMA's involvement in promoting public health at that time. 1 segment.
Keywords: Public Health; Optometry; National Health Programs; Eyesight; Public health; Public Health; Optometry; National Health Programs; Medical
Downloads: 102
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